of Kenton, TN
October 11, 1944 - January 23, 2023
Kenneth Ray Allred, Sr., 78, entered the arms of Jesus on Monday, January 23, 2023 at his home in Kenton, TN. He was a loving husband, father and Pop.Ken served on the Memphis Police Department for 13 years and worked in the drafting industry for many years. He also served as a bi-vocational pastor for many years, pastoring a Laotian congregation and several other churches in the Memphis, TN area. Mr. Allred was a member of First Baptist Church in Kenton, TN. He enjoyed golfing, spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren, whom he loved very much. He was a lifelong fan of the University of Memphis as well as Auburn University. He was also a big fan of any sport his children and grandchildren played. Mr. Allred was preceded in death by Baby Allred, his father and mother, Albie and X.L. Allred and brother, Howard Allred, Sr.Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Susan Allred; sons, Ken (Lisa) Allred, Jr. and Shawn (Stephanie) Allred and five grandchildren, Zachary, Reagan, Savannah, Sophie and Shiloh Allred. He is also survived by his brother, Charles (Carol) Allred and sister, Shirley Martz.Visitation will be Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 11:00 am, with the service beginning at 1 pm at Leawood Baptist Church in Memphis, TN with Bro. Phil Glisson officiating. Interment will follow at Memphis Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers are Zach Allred, Tommy Allred, Howard Allred, Jr., Terry Stinson, Mike Ciaramitaro and Dennis Littleton.
Sorry to hear of his death. Prayers to family
So sorry to hear of Kenny passing…sending prayers to Susan and family!
I know Ken is talking with Jesus and enjoying heaven.He will be missed here I know.
So sorry for the family, because I know he will be missed and glad for his homegoing. God bless and comfort all family and friends.
Kenny and I were were 1963 classmates. I am sorry to hear of his loss, but grateful to learn that he not only served his community, but our LORD. My condolences to his family and friends who remained close to Kenny throughoout his life. God bless.
Pop and Honey are our wonderful friends. We love very much. Once we all get to Heaven, we can go camping again. Gonna miss you Pop. We will see you again. Honey our prayers are with you. Sending so much love to you.
Susan, Family and friends, I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers
So sorry for your loss.will be remembering all of you in prayer. Love and hugs
Rest in peace
Condolences to the Allred family…R.I.P. KennyJim and Sally DurhamKingsbury 1963 Classmate’s
Susan, love and prayers to you and your family in the loss of your sweet husband, Kenny.
So so sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
So sorry to hear of another loss from our KHS "63 classPrayers for all. Cherish your memories
Pop was a good friend and will be truly missed.
Susan, I Love you and praying for you. ❤️❤️❤️
My prayers are with all my Family
Absent from this body present with the Lord. What a promise. We will continue to pray Gods comfort for you Susan and your family during these days ❤️
I am so sorry for your loss. I will be praying for you and your family. Love and hugs to Honey